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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training with information and strategies for safer prescribing opioids. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for this training.

Register here MATOD Module 1

Please contact Lizette Fox-Miller if you don't have an RACGP number to access this online training. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs, interstate GPs please request access.

This education is an online session accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Note: by registering to this training you give your consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

19 Feb 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

*This workshop is fully booked, please contact the events team to be placed on the waiting list*

Date: Tuesday 19 February 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

If you are unable to attend this session, future workshops are also being held on Wednesday 10 April 2019 and Thursday 13 June 2019.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

23 Feb 2019

VIC

New Fellows Small Group Networking - South East Melbourne

RACGP Victoria New Fellows committee are hosting small group catch-ups for GPs in their first five years after fellowship. Come along to this casual networking brunch with like-minded GPs to talk all things post fellowship.

Time: 10.00 am start
Date: Saturday 23 February 2019
Location: Cornerstone & Co, 75 Ludstone Street, Hampton VIC 3188

Cost: Brunch is at participant's expense.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

16 Mar 2019

VIC

Next - An RACGP New Fellows Day

Date: Saturday 16 March 2019
Time: 2.00-4.00 pm information session
4.00-5.00 pm family activities
Venue: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade East Melbourne - with activities in Yarra Park/MCG (weather permitting)
Registration: Complimentary - includes afternoon tea, family activities

Hosted by the Victorian new Fellows Committee, this interactive afternoon will outline the 'next' step in your GP career and the 'next' step post fellowship.

During the session, new Fellows will be given an opportunity to uncover and explore the benefits of RACGP membership with presentations from a number of guest speakers from across the college. Following the formalities, new Fellows are invited to bring along partners and family members to join them for fun activities to finish the afternoon with their alumni.

Complimentary tickets include afternoon tea and fun activities for all the family.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

23 Mar 2019

VIC

Planning for the Unplanned

Date: Saturday 23 March 2019
Registration: 12.30 - 1.00 pm
Sessions: 1.00 - 4.30 pm, followed by networking until 5.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $75
Non-members Price: $90

Planning for the unplanned - will discuss unplanned pregnancy within the GP consultation, including the differing laws within Australia. It will explore sTOP abortion pathways available now with the changes to the Pregnancy Advisory Service and then will discuss mTOP and what the GP needs to know, where and how to access it, and encourage you to gain accreditation to become an MTOP provider for your patients and community. The sessions will include cases and allow time for GPs to network and seek out current providers of mTOP.

Accreditation: This workshop will be accredited for 6 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

24 Mar 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: Western Vic PHN Offices, 131 Myers Street, Geelong VIC 3220

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

30 Mar 2019

VIC

Dermatology in General Practice 2019

Date:Saturday 30 March 2019
Time: 8.45 am - 5.00 pm
Location: Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, 65 Queens Road, Melbourne.
Members Price: $250
Non-members Price: $360

The 2019 Dermatology in general practice workshop will provide GPs with the skills to confidently diagnose and treat a range of common skin problems frequently seen in general practice. Each session will be practical in nature and highly interactive, consisting of case studies and small group learning.

Topics include:
*Melanoma update
*Skin signs of systemic diseases
*Non melanoma Skin cancers
*Atopic and Contact Dermatitis

Accreditation: This workshop will be accredited for 40 Category 1 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

06 Apr 2019

VIC

Psychodynamic Principles for General Practitioners Part 1

Date: Saturday 6 April 2019
Time: 8.45 am - 5.00 pm

The in-depth doctor-patient relationship, depression and addictions: a one-day workshop to develop a detailed understanding of psychodynamic principles and their application in the treatment of common problems via focused psychological therapies.

Introducing deep psychology or psychodynamics of the doctor patient relationship, and important psychodynamic principles of transference and countertransference. Depression and addictions will be discussed, leaving practitioners with a deeper understanding of what is happening at motivational and unconscious levels when considering these disorders. Knowledge of these principals can help prevent complications and assist with planning appropriate therapeutic interventions. Please note this workshop is a pre-requisite for Parts 2 and 3.

This workshop is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-19 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

10 Apr 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Wednesday 10 April 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

If you are unable to attend this session, the next workshop is being run on Thursday 13 June 2019.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

04 May 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm (registrations from 8.40am)
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne Vic 3002

RACGP Victoria offers MATOD education for GPs helping their patients safely manage their opioid dependence. Training enables attendees to prescribe pharmacotherapy to more than 5 patients and methadone.

To be eligible for training, attendees must practicing in Victoria, be supporting patients within six months of training, complete MATOD Module 1 online and be registered with AHPRA.

This activity is funded by the Victorian Government.

This education is an interactive session presented by MATOD specialist GPs accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Please note by registering you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and the Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks in Victoria.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468